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Color your World: Melon

The color melon with hexadecimal color code #febaad is a light shade of red. In the RGB color model #febaad is comprised of 99.61% red, 72.94% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #febaad has a hue of 10° (degrees), 98% saturation and 84% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 596.63 nm.

In a RGB color space, hex #fdbcb4 (also known as Melon) is composed of 99.2% red, 73.7% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 25.7% magenta, 28.9% yellow and 0.8% black. It has a hue angle of 6.6 degrees, a saturation of 94.8% and a lightness of 84.9%. #fdbcb4 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #fb7969. Closest websafe color is: #ffcccc. The hexadecimal color #fdbcb4 has RGB values of R:253, G:188, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.26, Y:0.29, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 16628916.

The color melon is a representation of the color of the interior flesh of a cantaloupe, the most commonly consumed melon. The first recorded use of melon as a color name in English was in 1892. In 1958, melon was formulated as one of the Crayola colors.

Movies with Melon in the Title

1.) Watermelon Man (1970)

2.) Bitter Melon (2018)

3.) The Watermelon Woman (1996)

4.) Melon Marigold ha’exoti (2011)

5.) Walter Melon (1993)

6.) Melonie’s Gambit (2016)

7.) The Size of Watermelons (1996)

8.) Watermelon Days (2019)

9.) The Journey to Melonia (1989)

10.) The Melon Route (2006)

TV Shows with Melon in the Title

1.) Walter Melon (1998)

2.) Rasoi Show Season 1 Episode 811 Beat the heat with Watermelon Slush (2005)

3.) Ranma ½: Nettô-hen Season 6 Episode 14 The Date-Monster of Watermelon Island (1992)

4.) Sanjeev Kapoor Khazana WATERMELON FRUIT BASKET (2019)

5.) Iron Chef Season 5 Episode 30 Iron Chef Match Up: Watermelon (1997)

6.) Karela Fry – Bitter Melon Fry – By Vahchef @ VahRehVah.com (2009)

7.) Neo Ranga Season 1 Episode 18 Fun in the Sun with a Watermelon (1998)

8.) Tasty Appetite Ash Gourd Juice Winter Melon Juice (2019)

9.) High School Kimengumi Season 2 Episode 38 Scared of Watermelons, the Tale of Lassie’s Love Riot (1987)

10.) Turban Tadka Melon Aur Pudina Ka Juice Episode (2017)

Books with Melon in the Title

1.) Jo-Jo the Melon Donkey by Michael Morpurgo

2.) The Melon by Amy Goldman

3.) Bitter Melon by Cara Chow

4.) The Melon Rind Cafe by Chinle Miller

5.) Watermelon by Marian Keyes

6.) A Watermelon, a Fish and a Bible
by Christy Lefteri

7.) In Watermelon Sugar by Richard Brautigan

8.) Watermelon Nights by Greg Sarris

9.) Love, Lost, Torn: Prose from a Meloncholy Heart by J.D. Johnson

10.) Meloncholy by Natalie Warther

Bands or Singers/Musicians or Artists with Melon in the Name

1.) Blind Melon

2.) Watermelon

3.) The Lone Honky And The Watermelon

4.) Watermelon Band

5.) WaterMelon Band

6.) The Watermelon Mountain Jug Band

7.) American Watermelon

8.) Melon

9.) Melonbelly

10.) Purple Melon

Songs with Melon in the Name

1.) “Melon Song” by Shrimp Boat

2.) “Watermelon” by Justine Clarke

3.) “Melón” by Wavy Kids

4.) “Out Of Control Father’s Melon Bread” by dustbox

5.) “Down in the Light of the Melon Moon” by The Flatlanders

6.) “Watermelon on the Vine” by Kiboomers

7.) “Watermelon Song” by The Biscuit Brothers

8.) “Watermelon Sugar” by Harry Stiles

9.) “Bitter Melon” by Xiu Xiu

10.) “Kharbuja (Muskmelon)” by Masoom Sharma and Silla Solanki

Production Companies with Melon in the Title

1.) Melon

2.) Melon Dezign

3.) Melonball Productions

4.) Melon Time Productions

5.) Cinematic Melon

6.) Idymelon

7.) Pure Melon

8.) Watermelon Films

9.) Dogmelon Productions

10.) Melonest

Companies with Melon in the Title

1.) Kerala Melon

2.) Melon Restaurant & Garden

3.) Chicken & Watermelon

4.) Watermelon Cottage

5.) Bitter Melon

6.) The Melon Company.

7.) Premier Melon Company

8.) Bradford Watermelon Company

9.) Watermelon

10.) Melona